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Synonyms for tame

Synonyms for tame

trained or bred to live with and be of use to people

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easily managed or handled

to train to live with and be of use to people

to make (an animal) docile

to make or become less severe or extreme

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correct by punishment or discipline

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make less strong or intense

adapt (a wild plant or unclaimed land) to the environment

make fit for cultivation, domestic life, and service to humans

flat and uninspiring

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very restrained or quiet

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brought from wildness into a domesticated state

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very docile

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A University of Birmingham academic said at the time the city only had itself to blame for the floods because of the way in which it has been developed around its three rivers - the Rea, Cole and Tame. Dr Chris Bradley, senior lecturer in Geography and Environmental Science, said unless water was "contained at source" on the rivers' floodplains, problems in the urban environment will not be resolved.
"This is the elephant in the room on the River Tame. Most of the sites show a significant reduction in microplastics," Prof Woodward said.
TAME is committed to an ambitious growth plan over the next few years and we couldn't think of a better partner than Barfield to entrust the maintenance of our A330 aircraft components as well as the support of our other fleet types said TAME's CEO, Octavio Augusto Perez Sierra.
Even as Gordon tames the dragons of law and foundational history, he identifies other dragons for the taming.
Tame Impala's most recent LP, Currents, could have been that misstep.
The judge said she had tried to minimise what had happened and attempted to cover up the fact Mr Tame had been pushed down a full flight of stairs and that he had been hit over the head while helpless.
TAME general manager Fernando Guerrero also reported that there will be a direct route from Guayaquil launching in November.
The mild, moisture-rich treatment promises to detangle, soften and tame children's thick, wavy hair without making it greasy.
En el transcurso de todo este ciclo de publicaciones, hemos tenido la fortuna de contar con la colaboracion de grandes investigadores, quienes con su experiencia contribuyen al fortalecimiento de la Revista Tame, conformando algunos de ellos a nuestro Comite Editorial y Comite de arbitraje de manuscritos; ellos pertenecen a diversas instituciones, gracias a todos ellos por su compromiso con la revista.
"My friends are honestly very tame and creative and spiritual so the whole wild thing isn't really relevant to our lives."
Unlike the Spanish version of the sport, the aim is not to kill the bulls but to dominate and tame them, and pluck away bundles of money or other treats tied to their specially sharpened horns.
The pair, played by Lisa Dillon and David Caves, fail to settle into married life as Petruchio brutally tries to 'tame' his unruly 'shrew'.
Jays are usually woodland birds and are not known to be extroverts, however the one which has taken up residence in the cemetery is tame.
Summary: MUMBAI -- India's central bank on Thursday raised its key short-term interest rates by 25 basis points -- its 10th hike in 16 months -- in a bid to tame stubbornly high inflation.
Summary: Jedward have been chosen to represent Ireland in this year's Eurovision song contest and say Lady Gaga will seem 'tame' in comparison.